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The flaws are of moderate and low severity, but server admins should still update
The tool can disconnect Wi-Fi users and trick them into disclosing their access password to a rogue access point
Code has been migrated to GitHub to foster involvement from the wider tech community
HTTPS website owners advised to check their websites again
The deal will let BlackBerry step up its cross-platform push with better security
A USB-stick computer built around a processor with strong security capabilities
Even Mark Zuckerberg, in theory, can't read your messages
The last year has been bad, but the technology is there to stop nearly all data breaches, experts said
Encrypted. Tamper-proof. When you need seriously secure digital storage, check the device’s FIPS rating. Here's everything you need to know.
A vulnerability in the Microsoft SChannel component could expose servers to remote code execution attacks
The company has received requests for .onion SSL certificates after issuing one to Facebook
The tool simulates man-in-the-middle attacks to detect SSL/TLS vulnerabilities and implementation issues
A vulnerability in SSL 3.0 enabled the POODLE attack. In the meantime, Chrome 39 will no longer support SSL 3.0 fallback for TLS connections.
Facebook is also working on a mobile Tor site
Attackers are increasingly using SSL to encrypt data they steal, which poses challenges for security